2017 Feast on This! Film Festival

November 6 - 12, 2017
Venues throughout the Monadnock Region feature films that educate our community about the diverse issues affecting our national, regional and local food and agricultural systems.

We choose films that will spark conversation and action around building stronger local, regional and national sustainable food systems.

To join the event committee, become a member! Contact MFCC Director at coordinator@mfccoalition.org TODAY!

NH Harvest of the Month Kick Off Event

NH Harvest of the Month Kick Off Event

Fifty-three school administrators, youth educators, parents, farmers, food retailers and stakeholders participated in the "New Hampshire Harvest of the Month Kick Off" event at Stonewall Farm in May, 2017. NH Harvest of the Month offers professional development training sessions and provides ready-to-go education materials that can be utilized by classroom and home educators, food service professionals, farmers, families and more! 

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Winchester Celebration of Local Food

The Celebration serves as a springboard to promote Cheshire Co. Conservation District  collaboration with Picadilly Farm and the Winchester Farmers Market to provide EBT machines at the farm stand and at the farmers market. Additionally, SNAP recipients can "double up" their fruit and vegetable purchasing by using "Granite State Market Match" a matching fund. Information on these new avenues to making local food more affordable for all income levels will be announced, distributed and highlighted at the event. 

Menu:

  • Three different types of macaroni and cheese
  • salad,
  • carrot sticks
  •  vegan pasties
  •  bread
  •  cookies and pudding

    All dairy, meat and vegetables are sourced from local farms including: Wingate Farm, Picadilly Farm, Manning Hill Farm, Winchester Farmers Market, Cheshire Gardens, Deans Pork, Kernel Bakery, Porcupine Acres, and Jeannette's Pies. 

Made possible by a grant from the HNH Foundation. 

Produced by the Education Working Group of the Monadnock Farm and Community Coalition. Members include: UNH Cooperative Extension Nutrition Connections, Keene State College, Cheshire Co Conservation District, The Community Kitchen gleaning, Keene Housing.

Special thanks to the surrounding farms of Winchester, NH: Picadilly Farm, Manning Hill Farm, Wingate Farm, Echo Farm Pudding, Porcupine Acres, Winchester Farmers Market, Cheshire Gardens.